Child With Special Needs Quote

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Can Autism lead to a Divorce Diagnosis?

In past posts, I have shared The Emotional Pitfalls of Autism and The Secret Lives in the World of Autism as well as other aspects of the depths of hardship that families with autism often face. Due … [Read more...]

Super-woman, Super Mama, Step-Mama..Is it really possible???

  Like all parents know, parenting is a difficult job, I tend to think it is the most difficult job ever.  Unfortunately, children do not come with a manual, a guideline, or even the simplest of … [Read more...]

Welcome Summer 2012

Greetings!!!!  Sorry it has been quite some time since I have updated the blog...  Things have been extrememly busy for the Shinn's.  I am going to catch you all up on or happenings, one person at a … [Read more...]

Staying Alive

First let me apologize for not writing sooner. But as my title states, I have just been trying to stay alive. My jobs have been keeping me extremely busy, Will has had a some behavior issues at school … [Read more...]

And the beat goes on…….

First let me say I am sorry I haven't written in two weeks. Things at the Shinn's have gotten back into the routine after the holidays and I haven't had the time to post like I did during the … [Read more...]

It’s OVER: Reflecting on 2011

I have spent the last 24 hours reflecting on the past year. It is funny how as I tried to think back to the years events my mind drew a blank about many of them. I wasn't sure if that was a sign of … [Read more...]

Falling off the wagon

If you read yesterdays post you saw that today is when the girls returned to their BM from being with us for 10 days for the holidays. Will also went for his visitation with the grandparents. They are … [Read more...]